Eletronic FPGA Design Engineer

Eletronic FPGA Design Engineer

Job Title: Eletronic FPGA Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oberpframmern
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-07-13
Reference: J141197
Contact Name: Adam Stockley
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 14, 2021 13:58

Job Description

KDC’s client is one of the Top 3 European space companies. About 2,800 employees work on some of the most important aviation and space programs of our times in Germany and other EU countries. These include low-orbiting and geostationary satellites for earth observation, navigation, telecommunications, science, and space exploration. OHB System AG designs satellites and systems for human space flight, aerial reconnaissance, and process control systems at its two strong locations in Bremen and Oberpfaffenhofen. We owe our success to our employees and their passion for innovation, their commitment, and their initiative.
For permanent employment  the  Electronic Development & Manufacturing department at OHB System AG in Oberpfaffenhofen is looking for a
Electronic Engineer FPGA Design (m / f / d)
Your tasks
  • Requirements analysis and definition of requirements.
  • Design architecture and requirements breakdown to functional blocks.
  • FPGA design, implementation and definition of constraints.
  • Design documentation according to internal and normative standards.
  • Creation and execution of test benches for RTL and timing simulation.
  • Formal verification of FPGA designs (timing analysis, code coverage, coding rule check).
  • Support of the FPGA integration on the target hardware.
  • Define verification concepts and plans.
  • Conduct FPGA verification and test activities on the target hardware.
  • Programming of test hardware for automated implementation of hardware test cases.
Your Qualifications
  • University degree in electrical engineering or similar discipline (Technical University / University of Applied Sciences).
  • Several years of professional experience in VHDL design for synthesis and behavioral modeling, preferably in the space industry.
  • Knowledge of using state of the art design and simulation tools (eg Libero, Modelsim).
  • Experience in FPGA design and verification based on ECSS-Q-ST-60-02C.
  • Experience in the mitigation of single event effects due to radiation in space.
  • Experience with processor IP cores and SoC processor FPGA interfaces.
  • Knowledge of programming languages (C / C ++ or Python).
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to work in teams.
  • Good written and oral English and German.
This a permanent position with a competitive salary.
Relocation packages are available for the successful candidate where needed.
If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, then please apply or contact me on 01202 596374.